Welcome to the Cerebral Mix Episode 17: Intersections in Four
Source Original audio files / Tascam DR-07 recorderRun time 57:27
This week's show takes a slightly different format. As I was working my
way through the back catalog of music, I found that I had a number of
tracks from EP's that were just waiting to be played. In particular,
one EP was an ambient work from Abyssal Plains, and another a more
Trip-Hop Jazz fusion oriented work.
While stylistically they works are very different, I found that the
shared a common element: the number four.
In the first half of the show, we are going to hear the "Fourth Quadrant
of the Mandala" by Abyssal Plains. The mandala comes from the Buddhist
and Hindu belief systems. They are frequently used for meditation and
as a spiritual teaching tool.
In the second half of the show, we are going to hear "The Hard Changing
of the Seasons" by Zero V. This work builds on many of the past jazz
masters to present a different way of looking at the changing of the